John Geddert faces abuse allegations

Unrelated to the Nassar case.

Lindsey Lemke is among many women and girls who started training at Twistars when she was 7-years-old. She’s currently a senior at Michigan State University. She competes on the university’s gymnastics team.

“When I was younger, I thought I was lucky to be coached by  Geddert,” she said. “He was very well known and without a doubt had the best gymnastics club in Michigan.” …

… Geddert  threw things at gymnasts during practice, including water bottles, blocks and pens.

Lemke also said  Geddert would tell girls straight to their face that they were fat, “some who weighed only 100 – 110  pounds,” she added. …

Christy Lemke, Lindsey’s mother, said  Geddert  is “known” for the physical and emotional stress he puts on athletes he trains. …

Owner of popular Twistars Gymnastics Club faces abuse allegations

Related to the Nassar case …

Twistars Gymnastics and its owner files motion to dismiss in Nassar lawsuits

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